The students in Pre K and Kindergarten at St. Mary's School in Canton got together as part of their weekly “Friday Fun Day” to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday. They listened to the story “Green Eggs and Ham” and then made green eggs and ham. Pictured from left, front row Ross Cruikshank, Grace McDonough, Collyn Petroccione; back row Kindergarten teacher Mrs. Chestnut, Tyler Wood, Pre K teacher Mrs. Leggue, and Nico Petroccione.
Winthrop native Thayer tosses no-hitter as Potsdam Bear's softball team splits in Florida
Freshman Ashley Thayer’s no-hitter highlighted a two-game split Thursday for the SUNY Potsdam softball team at the rain-delayed Gene Cusic Classic in Ft. Myers, Fla.
Mrs. Phyllis M. McCutcheon, 85, of 344 ½ Main Street, passed away early Thursday morning, March 10, 2011 at Massena Memorial Hospital, where she had been admitted from the St. Regis Nursing Home on Wednesday.
Phyllis was born July 3, 1925 in Massena, the daughter of Ernest J. and Isabel Hickling Cline. She graduated from Massena High School in 1943. She first married Edward Roberts in 1948 at the First United Methodist Church, Massena, which ended in divorce. She later married Joseph M. McCutcheon in Pennsylvania, he predeceased her on April 16, 1985.
Leona Grace Decoteau, age 84, formerly of Wanakena, passed away under the loving care of her family and Hospice on March 9, 2011 at the Maplewood Nursing Home in Canton where she has resided for the past year.
Calling hours will be at French Funeral Home, Edwards on Saturday, March 12, 2011 from 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 p.m. Her Celebration of Life service will be held at the Edwards United Methodist Church on Sunday at 3:00 p.m. Burial will be in the Wanakena Cemetery in the spring.
Bill McIntyre, 60, passed away Wednesday at Crouse Hospital, Syracuse. Calling hours are Sunday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. with a funeral service at 1:00 p.m. at the Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur and a reception to follow at the American Legion, Gouverneur.
David M. Kingsley, age 43, of Gouverneur, passed away on Thursday, March 10, 2011 at E.J. Noble Hospital in Gouverneur. Calling hours will be on Sunday, March 13th from 1:00-5:00 p.m. at French Funeral Home in Gouverneur. The funeral service will be on Monday, March 14th at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Hailesboro Cemetery in the spring.
Funeral Services for Zane M. Peck, age 6, Victory Road, are incomplete with the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena. Zane, a kindergarten student at Jefferson Elementary School, Massena, and son of Kandi Peck, unexpectedly passed away early Thursday morning, March 10, 2011 in the emergency room at Massena Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services for Shirley A. Remington, 66, of Massena will be held on Monday, March 14, 2011, at 7:30 p.m. at Phillips Memorial Home in Massena. Friends and family may be received on Monday from 2-4 and 6:00 p.m. until the time of the services.
Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery in Hopkinton. Shirley passed away on March 9, 2011 at Massena Memorial Hospital.
Knights men's baseball washed out in opener
Scattered thunderstorms and heavy downpours Wednesday night into Thursday morning swamped many of the facilities in Florida, causing the Clarkson University Baseball team's opening doubleheader against Pitt-Greensburg to be cancelled.
The two teams are unlikely to reschedule, though the Golden Knights are looking to pick up a game or two in the next few days to round out their schedule.
The Acoustic Brothers will highlight the second annual Norwood Kiwanis Variety Show March 12 in the Norwood-Norfolk High School auditorium. Pictured from left, Alex Hammond, Austin Scott, Jeffrey Mott, and Jacob Barney. Click here for complete story.